100 Hikes in a Year
What one hiker learned along the way, and some of her favorites for you to try

A Little Night Music
Still playing at 86, Silver City musician Dane Dexter knew all the greats

Mining Santa Rita's History
Terry Humble has a passion for the mining district's past

A Real Hoot
Meet the burrowing owl, Frank Sinatra of the owl clan

Columns and Departments

Editor's Note
Desert Diary
Henry Lightcap's Journal
The Starry Dome
Talking Horses
Ramblin' Outdoors
Guides to Go
Continental Divide

Special Sections

40 Days & 40 Nights
The To-Do List

Red or Green

Millie's Bake House
Dining Guide
Table Talk

Arts Exposure

Arts Scene
Las Cruces Arts Association at 50
Narrie Toole
Gallery Guide

Body, Mind
& Spirit

What Do You Need?

About the cover


About the Cover



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"Coyote Contemplation" by Narrie Toole, whose work can be seen this month on Nov. 3 at La Esperanza Winery as part of the inaugural Mimbres Valley Artisans Festival and on Nov. 17 in the Wilderness Artisan Fair at Little Toad Creek Inn and Tavern near Lake Roberts. Toole is also exhibited by JW Gallery in Hurley. Read more about her in the Arts Exposure section.


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